Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Help Support Waycross Fire Responders fighting Okefenokee Swamp Fires
Our partners at the Waycross-Ware County Chamber of Commerce are coordinating aid for the local firefighters battling several blazes in the Okefenokee Swamp.
Here are the major items they need at this time:
They also need donations of food for the firefighters – people have brought in sandwiches, pizza, etc. but the Georgia Forestry Office is also taking donations of:
Sponsors for meals are a huge need for the firefighters – either donations of cash or meals served to the fire fighters. Those interested in donating supplies or funds should contact Tammy Brown at the Waycross-Ware Chamber of Commerce (912-614-7810).
Thank you in advance for whatever help you can provide.
Join the Georgia Chamber Small Business Group on LinkedIn
This online community has been created exclusively for small business members of the Georgia Chamber of Commerce. We offer information and open discussions on best practices in the areas of marketing, sustainability, recruiting, legal issues, branding and much more. Join the conversation with other like-minded members today by clicking HERE.
Check Out the New “Members Only” Web Portal
Earlier this year, we launched a “Members Only” portal on our web site. Members now have the ability to log in and update personal contact information, register for upcoming events, and renew their company dues. Throughout the next few months, other members-only features will be added to this portion of the website. All members should have already received an email providing a temporary username and password; please contact Rebecca Jones at email@example.com with any questions or to receive this information again.
Please click HERE to view the portal.
2011 Power Lunch Series Continues in Augusta July 13
We hope you can join us for one of our 2011 Power Lunches. These events are a great way to interact with Georgia Chamber members and business people from your community, receive timely information about key business issues, and learn what we can all do to achieve our common business goals.
Please see the information below on our Augusta Power Lunch and always feel free to visit our EVENTS page for an up-to-date list of sites and online registration.
Augusta Power Lunch:
Wednesday July 13, 2011 – 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
The Pinnacle Club - Crystal Room, 17th Floor
The Wachovia Building
699 Broad Street
Augusta, GA 30901
Chris Clark, Georgia Chamber President/CEO
Doug Carter, 2011 Georgia Chamber Board Chairman
RSVP by clicking HERE
SAVE THE DATE: 2011 Georgia Chamber Congressional Luncheon – August 9
One of the Georgia Chamber’s signature annual events, the Congressional Luncheon, will be taking place Tuesday, August 9, 2011 from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter in Perry.
Please click HERE to register.
If you are interested in learning more about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Kevin Carmichael – firstname.lastname@example.org or 404-223-2271.
New Premium Investors
The Georgia Chamber would like to recognize Apollo Group as the newest company in our Cornerstone Level of membership and thank them for their continued support and investment.
Welcome New Members
Please join the Georgia Chamber in welcoming our newest members. We appreciate their investment and support and encourage you to consider them for business relationships. You can view a list of newest members HERE.